The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Support Manager role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Support Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Support Manager
Rank 848 846 829
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Support Manager 44 50 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.045% 0.053%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.047% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 41 48 52
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,250 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,625 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.46% +23.10%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101979 105886 103172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.77% 94.58% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83486 85576 86253
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Support Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Support Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Trend in the UK

IT Support Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Support Manager over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 within the UK.

IT Support Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

IT Support Manager
Top 25 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Support Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +4 38 £38,436 -14.58% 5
London +47 25 £38,436 -19.08% 3
City of London +12 5 £50,000 -13.04%
South West -21 4 £38,500 -23.00%
Yorkshire -2 3 £35,000 +16.66%
East Midlands +18 2 £46,250 +2.77%
North West +10 2 £37,500 +36.36% 1
Lancashire +9 2 £37,500 +36.36%
Bristol -4 2 £42,500 +3.03%
Leeds - 2 £35,000 -
Plymouth - 2 £38,500 -
Devon - 2 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 -
North Yorkshire +18 1 £35,000 +42.85%
East of England +10 1 £37,500 -16.66%
Surrey +4 1 £62,500 +31.57% 1
Hertfordshire +1 1 £37,500 -16.66%
South East -13 1 £62,500 +92.30% 1
Leicestershire - 1 £47,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £45,000 -
Staines - 1 £62,500 -
York - 1 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 1 £45,000 -
Leicester - 1 £47,500 -
Hertford - 1 £37,500 -

IT Support Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title.

1 52 (62.65%) Windows
2 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
3 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
4 28 (33.73%) ITIL
5 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
6 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
7 18 (21.69%) Degree
7 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
8 17 (20.48%) MS Office
9 14 (16.87%) SQL
9 14 (16.87%) Project Management
10 13 (15.66%) VMware
10 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (14.46%) VoIP
12 10 (12.05%) SLA
12 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
12 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
12 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (10.84%) Finance
13 9 (10.84%) VPN
13 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
13 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (9.64%) Legal
14 8 (9.64%) Supplier Management
14 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (8.43%) Asset Management
15 7 (8.43%) Billing
15 7 (8.43%) Linux
16 6 (7.23%) SAP
16 6 (7.23%) Windows XP

IT Support Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited IT Support Manager in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Support Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (10.84%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.41%) Apache
3 2 (2.41%) Lync
4 1 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.20%) Moodle
Applications
1 20 (24.10%) MS Excel
2 17 (20.48%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (2.41%) MS Project
4 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.82%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.20%) Office 365
2 1 (1.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.46%) VoIP
2 9 (10.84%) VPN
3 4 (4.82%) DNS
3 4 (4.82%) DHCP
3 4 (4.82%) ADSL
3 4 (4.82%) 3G
3 4 (4.82%) 4G
4 3 (3.61%) Network Security
4 3 (3.61%) Firewall
5 2 (2.41%) SAN
5 2 (2.41%) WAN
5 2 (2.41%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.20%) IPv4
6 1 (1.20%) LAN
6 1 (1.20%) PBX
6 1 (1.20%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.20%) Wireless
6 1 (1.20%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.05%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.41%) QuickTest Pro
1 2 (2.41%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.20%) Bugzilla
2 1 (1.20%) JIRA
General
1 9 (10.84%) Finance
2 8 (9.64%) Legal
3 7 (8.43%) Billing
4 3 (3.61%) Law
5 2 (2.41%) Back Office
5 2 (2.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.41%) Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.20%) HTML
1 1 (1.20%) CSS
1 1 (1.20%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) Computer Science
2 6 (7.23%) Mathematics
3 4 (4.82%) EPoS
3 4 (4.82%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.82%) User Experience
4 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.41%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.20%) Handset
5 1 (1.20%) Replication
5 1 (1.20%) Clustering
5 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) NHS
5 1 (1.20%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.20%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.20%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 52 (62.65%) Windows
2 18 (21.69%) Windows 7
3 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (9.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (8.43%) Linux
6 6 (7.23%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.61%) Android
8 3 (3.61%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.41%) Mac OS
9 2 (2.41%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.20%) Debian
10 1 (1.20%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.20%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (33.73%) ITIL
2 21 (25.30%) Service Delivery
3 14 (16.87%) Project Management
4 8 (9.64%) Supplier Management
5 7 (8.43%) Asset Management
6 6 (7.23%) Problem Management
6 6 (7.23%) Information Security
7 5 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.02%) Service Management
7 5 (6.02%) Data Security
7 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
8 3 (3.61%) Line Management
8 3 (3.61%) Software Asset Management
8 3 (3.61%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.61%) Knowledge Management
8 3 (3.61%) E-Commerce
9 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2
9 2 (2.41%) Change Management
9 2 (2.41%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.41%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.20%) C
2 1 (1.20%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (21.69%) Degree
2 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (7.23%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (6.02%) MCSE
5 4 (4.82%) MCP
5 4 (4.82%) MCITP
6 3 (3.61%) Security Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.41%) MCSA
7 2 (2.41%) CCNA
7 2 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.20%) HND
8 1 (1.20%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.20%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.20%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) Active Directory
2 10 (12.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.41%) vSphere
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.20%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.20%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) SCCM
1 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.20%) SCOM
Vendors
1 34 (40.96%) Microsoft
2 13 (15.66%) VMware
3 6 (7.23%) SAP
4 4 (4.82%) Google
5 3 (3.61%) Mitel
5 3 (3.61%) Cisco
5 3 (3.61%) HP
5 3 (3.61%) Citrix
5 3 (3.61%) Apple
6 1 (1.20%) Reuters
6 1 (1.20%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.20%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.20%) Dell
6 1 (1.20%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.20%) Kaspersky
6 1 (1.20%) Splunk
6 1 (1.20%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 9 days ago
London
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Salary: £35,319 - £41,553 per annum
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London
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: From £28,000 to £30,000 per annum
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London
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Salary: £25000.00 - £35000 per annum
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